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                                  Issues of 1983 = 11 Issues, 225 Articles
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                                    Issues of 1984 = 11 Issues, 234 Articles
                                    1. [+]
                                      January 1984 Issue = 23 Articles
                                      1. Letters, pp. 2-5
                                      2. Tilting at Windmills by Charles Peters, pp. 6-12
                                      3. Who's Who, p. 13
                                      4. The Washington Post: Monopoly Profits and Broken Promises by Timothy Noah, pp. 14-26
                                      5. Tidbits and Outrages, p. 27
                                      6. The All Purpose Made-to-Order Korean Airliner Tragedy Story by Art Levine, pp. 28-33
                                      7. Weirton Steel: Buying Out the Bosses by Jonathan Rowe, pp. 34-46
                                      8. Memo of the Month, p. 47
                                      9. What We Lose When the Rich Go on the Dole by Mancur Olson, pp. 48-50
                                      10. Monthly Journalism Award, p. 51
                                      11. Comparable Worth: Another Terrible Idea by Geoffrey Cowley, pp. 52-57
                                      12. Political Puzzle, p. 58
                                      13. [+]
                                        Political Booknotes (11 Reviews)
                                        1. [+]
                                          Review The Atlantic City Gamble, by George Sternlieb by Ben Holmes, p. 59 - 1 Review
                                          1. The Atlantic City Gamble by George Sternlieb
                                        2. [+]
                                          Review Bernard M. Baruch, by James L. Grant by Ronald Brownstein, p. 59 - 1 Review
                                          1. Bernard M. Baruch by James L. Grant
                                        3. [+]
                                          Review Class Act, by Benita Eisler by James Fallows, p. 59 - 1 Review
                                          1. Class Act by Benita Eisler
                                        4. [+]
                                          Review The Command and Control of Nuclear Forces, by ... by Fred Kaplan, p. 59 - 1 Review
                                          1. The Command and Control of Nuclear Forces by Paul Bracken
                                        5. [+]
                                          Review The Culture of Consumption, by Richard Wightma... by James Gibney, p. 60 - 1 Review
                                          1. The Culture of Consumption by Richard Wightman Fox and T.J. Jackson Lears
                                        6. [+]
                                          Review Deadly Business, by Patrick Brogan and Albert ... by Anne Depue, p. 60 - 1 Review
                                          1. Deadly Business by Patrick Brogan and Albert Zarca
                                        7. [+]
                                          Review Decadent Societies, by Robert M. Adams by James Fallows, p. 60 - 1 Review
                                          1. Decadent Societies by Robert M. Adams
                                        8. [+]
                                          Review D.E.S., by Robert Meyers by Jonathan King, p. 60 - 1 Review
                                          1. D.E.S. by Robert Meyers
                                        9. [+]
                                          Review Family Politics, by Letty Cottin Pogrebin by Quinith Janssen, p. 60 - 1 Review
                                          1. Family Politics by Letty Cottin Pogrebin
                                        10. [+]
                                          Review None is Too Many, by Irving M. Abella and Haro... by John Lieber, p. 60 - 1 Review
                                          1. None is Too Many by Irving M. Abella and Harold Troper
                                        11. [+]
                                          Review Recapitalizing America, by Sally M. Miller and... by Alfred Watkins, pp. 60-62 - 1 Review
                                          1. Recapitalizing America by Sally M. Miller and Donald Tomaskovic-Devey
                                    2. [+]
                                      February 1984 Issue = 23 Articles
                                      1. Letters, pp. 2-5
                                      2. Tilting at Windmills by Charles Peters, pp. 6-11
                                      3. Murder by Deportation by Jonathan Rowe, pp. 12-22
                                      4. Memo of the Month, p. 23
                                      5. The Culpability Trap by Jack Cloherty, pp. 24-26
                                      6. Tidbits and Outrages, p. 27
                                      7. Mis-led and Under-worked by Phillip Keisling, pp. 28-36
                                      8. Monthly Journalism Award, p. 37
                                      9. Who's Who, p. 38
                                      10. The Big Massage by Timothy Noah, pp. 39-44
                                      11. Political Puzzle, p. 45
                                      12. "Care for a Spin in My Chateau, Postmaster?" by Richard Meyer, pp. 46-55
                                      13. [+]
                                        On Political Books by Bill Keller, pp. 56-58 - 1 Review
                                        1. The Establishment vs. the People by Richard Viguerie
                                      14. [+]
                                        Political Booknotes (9 Reviews)
                                        1. [+]
                                          Review Americas Hidden Success, by John E. Schwarz by Phillip Keisling, p. 59 - 1 Review
                                          1. Americas Hidden Success by John E. Schwarz
                                        2. [+]
                                          Review Closing the Gold Window, by Joanne Gowa by Alfred J. Watkins, p. 59 - 1 Review
                                          1. Closing the Gold Window by Joanne Gowa
                                        3. [+]
                                          Review Dark Horse, by Steve Neal by Charles Peters, p. 59 - 1 Review
                                          1. Dark Horse by Steve Neal
                                        4. [+]
                                          Review Good Times, Bad Times, by Harold Evans by Jonathan Alter, p. 59 - 1 Review
                                          1. Good Times, Bad Times by Harold Evans
                                        5. [+]
                                          Review The Heyday of American Communism, by Harvey Klehr by James Gibney, p. 60 - 1 Review
                                          1. The Heyday of American Communism by Harvey Klehr
                                        6. [+]
                                          Review In Banks We Trust, by Penny Lernoux by Ronald Brownstein, p. 60 - 1 Review
                                          1. In Banks We Trust by Penny Lernoux
                                        7. [+]
                                          Review The Reconstruction of Patriotism, by Morris Ja... by Phillip Keisling, p. 60 - 1 Review
                                          1. The Reconstruction of Patriotism by Morris Janowitz
                                        8. [+]
                                          Review There He Goes Again, by Gail MacColl and Ronal... by Kurt Eichenwald, p. 60 - 1 Review
                                          1. There He Goes Again by Gail MacColl and Ronald Reagan
                                        9. [+]
                                          Review Oswald's Game, by Jean Davison by Emily Lazar, pp. 60-62 - 1 Review
                                          1. Oswald's Game by Jean Davison
                                      15. Cover photo by Brad Doherty
                                    3. [+]
                                      March 1984 Issue = 18 Articles
                                      1. Letters, pp. 1-5
                                      2. Tilting at Windmills by Charles Peters, pp. 6-11
                                      3. Adding Insult to Injury, pp. 12-23
                                      4. Memo of the Month, pp. 24-25
                                      5. Environmental Reporters: Prisoners of Gullibility by Jim Sibbison, pp. 26-35
                                      6. The 14th Annual Political Book Awards, pp. 36-37
                                      7. Who's Who by Phillip Keisling, pp. 38-39
                                      8. [+]
                                        Economics Without Numbers, pp. 40-46 - 1 Review
                                        1. In Search of Excellence by Thomas J. Peters and Robert H. Waterman, Jr.
                                      9. Tidbits and Outrages, p. 47
                                      10. [+]
                                        On Political Books by James Fallows, pp. 48-50 - 1 Review
                                        1. The March of Folly by Barbara W. Tuchman
                                      11. Monthly Journalism Award, pp. 51-52
                                      12. Political Puzzle, p. 53
                                      13. [+]
                                        Political Booknotes (6 Reviews)
                                        1. [+]
                                          Review The Butcher of Lyon, by Brendan Murphy by Harrison Rainie, pp. 54-55 - 1 Review
                                          1. The Butcher of Lyon by Brendan Murphy
                                        2. [+]
                                          Review The Decline of American Political Parties, 195... by Charles Peters, p. 56 - 1 Review
                                          1. The Decline of American Political Parties, 1952-1980 by Martin P. Wattenberg
                                        3. [+]
                                          Review The Diplomats, by Martin Mayer by Leonard Reed, p. 56 - 1 Review
                                          1. The Diplomats by Martin Mayer
                                        4. [+]
                                          Review The Supply-Side Revolution, by Paul Craig Roberts by Robert S. McIntyre, p. 57 - 1 Review
                                          1. The Supply-Side Revolution by Paul Craig Roberts
                                        5. [+]
                                          Review The Tarnished Door, by John Crewdson by Elizabeth Lieman, p. 58 - 1 Review
                                          1. The Tarnished Door by John Crewdson
                                        6. [+]
                                          Review Why and How Women Will Elect the Next Presiden... by Mairi N. Morrison, pp. 58-62 - 1 Review
                                          1. Why and How Women Will Elect the Next President by Eleanor Smeal
                                    4. [+]
                                      April 1984 Issue = 22 Articles
                                      1. Letters, pp. 2-5
                                      2. Tilting at Windmills by Charles Peters, pp. 6-12
                                      3. Memo of the Month, p. 13
                                      4. The Cigarette Makers: How They Get Away with Murder by Ken Cummins, pp. 14-24
                                      5. Who's Who, p. 25
                                      6. Inside Hart's Headquarters by Teresa Riordan, pp. 26-34
                                      7. Cockburn the Barbarian by Michael Kinsley, pp. 35-39
                                      8. "Yes, But Where Are Your Credits in Recess Management 101?" by Susan Ohanian, pp. 40-46
                                      9. Monthly Journalism Award, p. 47
                                      10. The Tribal Trap by Gordon Rayfield, pp. 48-54
                                      11. Political Puzzle, p. 55
                                      12. [+]
                                        On Political Books by Joseph Nocera, pp. 56-58 - 1 Review
                                        1. O Vatican! by Paul Hofmann
                                      13. [+]
                                        Political Booknotes (10 Reviews)
                                        1. [+]
                                          Review The American Economy We Need, by John B. Anderson by Michael Hiestand, p. 59 - 1 Review
                                          1. The American Economy We Need by John B. Anderson
                                        2. [+]
                                          Review Arsenal: Understanding Weapons in the Nuclear ... by William J. Lynn, p. 59 - 1 Review
                                          1. Arsenal: Understanding Weapons in the Nuclear Age by Kosta Tsipis
                                        3. [+]
                                          Review Charles de Gaulle: A Biography, by Don Cook by Peter Noterman, p. 59 - 1 Review
                                          1. Charles de Gaulle: A Biography by Don Cook
                                        4. [+]
                                          Review A Different Kind of Presidency, by Theodore C.... by Richard Meyer, p. 59 - 1 Review
                                          1. A Different Kind of Presidency by Theodore C. Sorensen
                                        5. [+]
                                          Review Entrepreneurial Mothers, by Phyllis Gillis by Quinith Janssen, p. 59 - 1 Review
                                          1. Entrepreneurial Mothers by Phyllis Gillis
                                        6. [+]
                                          Review Necessary Lessons, by Gilbert T. Sewall by Phillip Keisling, p. 60 - 1 Review
                                          1. Necessary Lessons by Gilbert T. Sewall
                                        7. [+]
                                          Review Presidential Economics, by Herbert Stein by Ronald Brownstein, p. 60 - 1 Review
                                          1. Presidential Economics by Herbert Stein
                                        8. [+]
                                          Review Press Watch, by David Shaw by Charles Peters, p. 60 - 1 Review
                                          1. Press Watch by David Shaw
                                        9. [+]
                                          Review The Rights of Free Men, by Alan Barth by Charles Euchner, p. 60 - 1 Review
                                          1. The Rights of Free Men by Alan Barth
                                        10. [+]
                                          Review The Shadow Cabinet, by W.T. Tyler by Fred Kaplan, pp. 60-62 - 1 Review
                                          1. The Shadow Cabinet by W.T. Tyler
                                    5. [+]
                                      May 1984 Issue = 24 Articles
                                      1. Letters, pp. 2-5
                                      2. Tilting at Windmills by Charles Peters, pp. 6-11
                                      3. The Case Against Privacy, pp. 12-24
                                      4. Monthly Journalism Award by Phillip Keisling, pp. 25-28
                                      5. Memo of the Month, pp. 29-31
                                      6. Standing Up to the Fine Print by Lawrence G. Proulx, pp. 32-37
                                      7. Tidbits and Outrages, p. 38
                                      8. Why Liberals Should Hate the Insanity Defense by Jonathan Rowe, pp. 39-46
                                      9. Who's Who, p. 47
                                      10. Plato Meets Behir the Twelve-Legged Dragon by Rosalind Resnick, pp. 48-52
                                      11. Political Puzzle, p. 53
                                      12. [+]
                                        On Political Books by Tamar Jacoby, pp. 54-57 - 1 Review
                                        1. Loyalties by Daniel Patrick Moynihan
                                      13. [+]
                                        Political Booknotes (12 Reviews)
                                        1. [+]
                                          Review Aftermath, by Frederick C. Downs, Jr. by Mairi N. Morrison, p. 58 - 1 Review
                                          1. Aftermath by Frederick C. Downs, Jr.
                                        2. [+]
                                          Review The American Disease, by George C. Lodge by Kurt Eichenwald, p. 58 - 1 Review
                                          1. The American Disease by George C. Lodge
                                        3. [+]
                                          Review Essays in Contemporary Economic Problems, by W... by Jamie Love, p. 58 - 1 Review
                                          1. Essays in Contemporary Economic Problems by William Fellner
                                        4. [+]
                                          Review The Feminist Challenge, by David Bouchier by Kay L. Gunderson, p. 58 - 1 Review
                                          1. The Feminist Challenge by David Bouchier
                                        5. [+]
                                          Review Growing Minds, by Herbert Kohl by Lynne Randolph, p. 58 - 1 Review
                                          1. Growing Minds by Herbert Kohl
                                        6. [+]
                                          Review The Inner Circle, by Michael Useem by Nicholas Goldberg, p. 59 - 1 Review
                                          1. The Inner Circle by Michael Useem
                                        7. [+]
                                          Review The Man in the Gray Flannel Suit II, by Sloan ... by Nicholas Lemann, p. 59 - 1 Review
                                          1. The Man in the Gray Flannel Suit II by Sloan Wilson
                                        8. [+]
                                          Review The Medical-Industrial Complex, by Stanley Wohl by Paul D. Glastris, p. 59 - 1 Review
                                          1. The Medical-Industrial Complex by Stanley Wohl
                                        9. [+]
                                          Review The Politics of Hazardous Waste Management, by... by Bruce Piasecki, p. 60 - 1 Review
                                          1. The Politics of Hazardous Waste Management by James P. Lester and Ann O'M. Bowman
                                        10. [+]
                                          Review The Money Bazaars, by Martin Mayer by Ronald Brownstein, p. 60 - 1 Review
                                          1. The Money Bazaars by Martin Mayer
                                        11. [+]
                                          Review Ronald Reagan: The Politics of Symbolism, by R... by Elizabeth Leiman, p. 60 - 1 Review
                                          1. Ronald Reagan: The Politics of Symbolism by Robert Dallek
                                        12. [+]
                                          Review Warday, by Whitley Strieber and James W. Kunetka by Susanne Pari, pp. 60-62 - 1 Review
                                          1. Warday by Whitley Strieber and James W. Kunetka
                                    6. [+]
                                      June 1984 Issue = 20 Articles
                                      1. Letters, pp. 1-5
                                      2. Tilting at Windmills by Charles Peters, pp. 6-11
                                      3. Nobel Fever: Why the Engineers Left the Shop Floor by Jonathan Rowe, pp. 12-22
                                      4. How Mondale Makes His Money by Phillip Keisling, pp. 23-27
                                      5. The Lost Roast of Gary Hart by Jamie Malanowski, pp. 28-34
                                      6. Monthly Journalism Award, p. 35
                                      7. Who's Who, p. 36
                                      8. "It Must Be Legitimate, Thelma, They Advertise in The Wall Street Journal." by Arthur Rowse, pp. 37-44
                                      9. Political Puzzle, p. 45
                                      10. Memo of the Month, p. 46
                                      11. The Day the PTA Stayed Home by Hope Aldrich, pp. 47-54
                                      12. Tidbits and Outrages, p. 55
                                      13. The Stoning of Donald Regan: How I Set Off Washington's Great Gaffe Machine by James Fallows, pp. 56-57
                                      14. [+]
                                        Political Booknotes (7 Reviews)
                                        1. [+]
                                          Review Interpreting Elections, by Stanley Kelley, Jr. by Theodore Lowi, p. 58 - 1 Review
                                          1. Interpreting Elections by Stanley Kelley, Jr.
                                        2. [+]
                                          Review Caveat, by Alexander M. Haig by Charles Peters, p. 58 - 1 Review
                                          1. Caveat by Alexander M. Haig
                                        3. [+]
                                          Review Democracy, by Joan Didion by Mairi N. Morrison, p. 58 - 1 Review
                                          1. Democracy by Joan Didion
                                        4. [+]
                                          Review Marrying Up, by Joanna Steichen by Emily Yoffe, pp. 58-59 - 1 Review
                                          1. Marrying Up by Joanna Steichen
                                        5. [+]
                                          Review The Other Side of the Story, by Jody Powell by Charles Peters, p. 60 - 1 Review
                                          1. The Other Side of the Story by Jody Powell
                                        6. [+]
                                          Review The Power to Lead, by James MacGregor Burns by Timothy Noah, p. 60 - 1 Review
                                          1. The Power to Lead by James MacGregor Burns
                                        7. [+]
                                          Review Sex and Destiny, by Germaine Greer by Teresa Riordan, pp. 60-62 - 1 Review
                                          1. Sex and Destiny by Germaine Greer
                                    7. [+]
                                      July 1984 Issue = 28 Articles
                                      1. Letters, pp. 1-2
                                      2. Monthly Journalism Award, pp. 3-5
                                      3. Tilting at Windmills by Charles Peters, pp. 6-11
                                      4. The Army's $800,000 Model Airplane by Gregg Easterbrook, pp. 12-24
                                      5. Reagan's Secret Plan to Bridge the Gender Gap by Art Levine, pp. 25-28
                                      6. Who's Who, p. 29
                                      7. The Official 1984 Reagan Storecard by Jonathan Rowe and Paul Glastris, pp. 30-46
                                      8. Memo of the Month, p. 47
                                      9. The Key to Campaign Reform: Don't Follow the Money by Timothy Noah, pp. 48-50
                                      10. [+]
                                        On Political Books by Jonathan Alter, pp. 51-52 - 1 Review
                                        1. Mayor: An Autobiography by Edward I. Koch and William Rauch
                                      11. Political Puzzle, p. 53
                                      12. [+]
                                        Political Booknotes (17 Reviews)
                                        1. [+]
                                          Review Powerplay, by Mary Cunningham and Fran Schumer by Emily Yoffe, p. 54 - 1 Review
                                          1. Powerplay by Mary Cunningham and Fran Schumer
                                        2. [+]
                                          Review First Lady from Plains, by Rosalynn Carter by Charles Peters, p. 54 - 1 Review
                                          1. First Lady from Plains by Rosalynn Carter
                                        3. [+]
                                          Review Torture in the Eighties, by Tina Rosenberg, p. 55 - 1 Review
                                          1. Torture in the Eighties
                                        4. [+]
                                          Review Warriors for Jerusalem, by Donald Neff by David Ignatius, p. 55 - 1 Review
                                          1. Warriors for Jerusalem by Donald Neff
                                        5. [+]
                                          Review Taking Sides, by Stephen J. Green by David Ignatius, p. 55 - 1 Review
                                          1. Taking Sides by Stephen J. Green
                                        6. [+]
                                          Review All Stalin's Men, by Roy Medvedev by Mark Laughlin, p. 56 - 1 Review
                                          1. All Stalin's Men by Roy Medvedev
                                        7. [+]
                                          Review Wired, by Bob Woodward by Joseph Nocera, p. 56 - 1 Review
                                          1. Wired by Bob Woodward
                                        8. [+]
                                          Review The Art of Corporate Success, by Ken Auletta by Thomas J. Peters, pp. 56-57 - 1 Review
                                          1. The Art of Corporate Success by Ken Auletta
                                        9. [+]
                                          Review Brandeis and Frankfurter, by Leonard Baker by Kathy Shwiff, p. 58 - 1 Review
                                          1. Brandeis and Frankfurter by Leonard Baker
                                        10. [+]
                                          Review D.V., by Diana Vreeland, George Plimpton, and ... by Emily Yoffe, p. 58 - 1 Review
                                          1. D.V. by Diana Vreeland, George Plimpton, and Christopher Hemphill, ...
                                        11. [+]
                                          Review Sacred Cows at the Public Trough, by Nancy Fer... by Mark Kirschmier, p. 58 - 1 Review
                                          1. Sacred Cows at the Public Trough by Nancy Ferguson and Denzel Ferguson
                                        12. [+]
                                          Review Weakness and Deceit, by Raymond Bonner by Jefferson Morley, p. 58 - 1 Review
                                          1. Weakness and Deceit by Raymond Bonner
                                        13. [+]
                                          Review The Nightmare Years, 1930-1940, by William L. ... by Charles Peters, p. 59 - 1 Review
                                          1. The Nightmare Years, 1930-1940 by William L. Shirer
                                        14. [+]
                                          Review To Make Democracy Safe for America, by Michael... by Andrew Moravcsik, p. 59 - 1 Review
                                          1. To Make Democracy Safe for America by Michael David Pearlman
                                        15. [+]
                                          Review Jinnah of Pakistan, by Stanley A. Wolpert by Jason DeParle, p. 59 - 1 Review
                                          1. Jinnah of Pakistan by Stanley A. Wolpert
                                        16. [+]
                                          Review Bread and Circuses, by Patrick Brantlinger by James Fallows, p. 59 - 1 Review
                                          1. Bread and Circuses by Patrick Brantlinger
                                        17. [+]
                                          Review Abortion and the Conscience of the Nation, by ... by Kurt Eichenwald, pp. 60-62 - 1 Review
                                          1. Abortion and the Conscience of the Nation by Ronald Reagan
                                    8. [+]
                                      September 1984 Issue = 15 Articles
                                      1. Letters, p. 2
                                      2. Monthly Journalism Award, pp. 3-5
                                      3. Tilting at Windmills by Charles Peters, pp. 6-11
                                      4. The Best and the Worst of the House of Representatives by Timothy Noah, pp. 12-20
                                      5. Who's Who, p. 21
                                      6. Britain's Radical Center by Laurence Grafstein, pp. 22-30
                                      7. Tidbits and Outrages, p. 31
                                      8. Money Under the Mattress: What Congressmen Don't Spend by Kevin Chaffee, pp. 32-38
                                      9. Memo of the Month, p. 39
                                      10. [+]
                                        Staying Awake at the Council on Foreign Relations by John Kenneth Galbraith, pp. 40-42 - 1 Review
                                        1. The Wise Men of Foreign Affairs by Robert D. Schulzinger
                                      11. [+]
                                        What Caspar Weinberger Could Learn from The Falklands by Gregg Easterbrook, pp. 43-47 - 1 Review
                                        1. Air War South Atlantic by Jeffrey L. Ethell
                                      12. [+]
                                        Too Much Technology, Not Enough Soul by Mickey Kaus, pp. 48-54 - 1 Review
                                        1. The Neoliberals by Randall Rothenberg
                                      13. [+]
                                        Political Booknotes (2 Reviews)
                                        1. [+]
                                          Review The Quality of Mercy, by William Shawcross by Tamar Jacoby, p. 55 - 1 Review
                                          1. The Quality of Mercy by William Shawcross
                                        2. [+]
                                          Review Hubert Humphrey: A Biography, by Carl Solberg, p. 56 - 1 Review
                                          1. Hubert Humphrey: A Biography by Carl Solberg
                                      14. Political Puzzle, pp. 57-62
                                    9. [+]
                                      October 1984 Issue = 19 Articles
                                      1. Letters, p. 2
                                      2. Monthly Journalism Award, pp. 3-5
                                      3. Tilting at Windmills by Charles Peters, pp. 6-11
                                      4. Whatever Happened to the Family of Man? by Nicholas Lemann, pp. 12-18
                                      5. Who's Who, p. 19
                                      6. "Can Our Public Affairs Officer Help?" by Fred Reed, pp. 20-26
                                      7. Memo of the Month, p. 27
                                      8. "Perfect! Beautiful! Now Zoom in Tight on the Blind Woman's Face." by Ron Nessen, pp. 28-37
                                      9. Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Foreign Policy by Jonathan Rowe, pp. 38-47
                                      10. Fighting World War III with Quarters by Josh Martin, pp. 48-51
                                      11. [+]
                                        On Political Books by Timothy Noah, pp. 52-54 - 1 Review
                                        1. The Economic Illusion by Robert Kuttner
                                      12. Tidbits and Outrages, p. 55
                                      13. [+]
                                        Political Booknotes (6 Reviews)
                                        1. [+]
                                          Review Marked to Die, by Michael Harold Brown by Fred Graham, p. 56 - 1 Review
                                          1. Marked to Die by Michael Harold Brown
                                        2. [+]
                                          Review Sixty Minutes, by Axel Madsen by Gregg Easterbrook, p. 56 - 1 Review
                                          1. Sixty Minutes by Axel Madsen
                                        3. [+]
                                          Review The Willowbrook Wars, by David J. Rothman and ... by E. Fuller Torrey, p. 56 - 1 Review
                                          1. The Willowbrook Wars by David J. Rothman and Sheila M. Rothman
                                        4. [+]
                                          Review Restoring Our Competitive Edge, by Robert A. H... by Thomas J. Peters, p. 57 - 1 Review
                                          1. Restoring Our Competitive Edge by Robert A. Hayes and Steven C. Wheelwright
                                        5. [+]
                                          Review The New Politics of Science, by David Dickson by John Tierney, p. 57 - 1 Review
                                          1. The New Politics of Science by David Dickson
                                        6. [+]
                                          Review Splash of Colors, by John Nance by Joseph Nocera, p. 58 - 1 Review
                                          1. Splash of Colors by John Nance
                                      14. Political Puzzle, pp. 59-62
                                    10. [+]
                                      November 1984 Issue = 20 Articles
                                      1. Letters, p. 2
                                      2. Monthly Journalism Award, pp. 3-5
                                      3. Tilting at Windmills by The Editors, pp. 6-9
                                      4. Why DIVAD Wouldn't Die by Gregg Easterbrook, pp. 10-22
                                      5. Memo of the Month, p. 23
                                      6. Bovine Balloons and the Odiferous Option by James Clark, pp. 24-25
                                      7. The Middle East Is Everybody's Fault by David Ignatius, pp. 26-37
                                      8. I Was a Spear Carrier in the War on Poverty by Jonathan Rowe, pp. 38-47
                                      9. Who's Who, p. 48
                                      10. Political Puzzle, p. 49
                                      11. [+]
                                        On Political Books by Robert Reich, pp. 50-54 - 1 Review
                                        1. The Spirit of Enterprise by George F. Gilder
                                      12. Tidbits and Outrages, p. 55
                                      13. [+]
                                        Political Booknotes (7 Reviews)
                                        1. [+]
                                          Review The New Politics of Inequality, by Thomas Byrn... by Robert S. McIntyre, p. 56 - 1 Review
                                          1. The New Politics of Inequality by Thomas Byrne Edsall
                                        2. [+]
                                          Review The New American Poverty, by Michael Harrington by Timothy Noah, p. 56 - 1 Review
                                          1. The New American Poverty by Michael Harrington
                                        3. [+]
                                          Review Disabling America, by Richard E. Morgan by Teresa Riordan, p. 57 - 1 Review
                                          1. Disabling America by Richard E. Morgan
                                        4. [+]
                                          Review Safe Places for the 80's, by David Franke and ... by Art Levine, p. 57 - 1 Review
                                          1. Safe Places for the 80's by David Franke and Holly Franke
                                        5. [+]
                                          Review The Minimal Self, by Christopher Lasch by Charles Euchner, p. 58 - 1 Review
                                          1. The Minimal Self by Christopher Lasch
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                                          Review Flying High, by Wayne Greenhaw by John Rothchild, p. 58 - 1 Review
                                          1. Flying High by Wayne Greenhaw
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                                          Review The Government/Press Connection, by Stephen Hess by Leonard Reed, pp. 59-62 - 1 Review
                                          1. The Government/Press Connection by Stephen Hess
                                      14. Cover by Rob Colvin
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                                      December 1984 Issue = 22 Articles
                                      1. Letters, p. 2
                                      2. Monthly Journalism Award, pp. 3-5
                                      3. Tilting at Windmills by Charles Peters, pp. 6-11
                                      4. What David Broder Could Learn from Sally Quinn (and Vice Versa) by Timothy Noah, pp. 12-19
                                      5. The Organization Spook, pp. 20-23
                                      6. Who's Who, p. 24
                                      7. The Part-Time Solution by Deborah Baldwin, pp. 25-29
                                      8. Why Parents Think They Can't Stay Home by Phillip Keisling, pp. 30-32
                                      9. Memo of the Month, p. 33
                                      10. Swimming in the Atomic Lagoon by Eileen Quigley, pp. 34-42
                                      11. Political Puzzle, p. 43
                                      12. The Case of the Missing Middle Class: Money Madness in Manhattan by Walter Shapiro, pp. 44-49
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                                        On Political Books by Phillip Keisling, pp. 50-53 - 1 Review
                                        1. Losing Ground by Charles Murray
                                      14. Tidbits and Outrages, pp. 54-55
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                                        Political Booknotes (8 Reviews)
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                                          Review Deadly Gambits, by Strobe Talbott by Jonathan Alter, p. 56 - 1 Review
                                          1. Deadly Gambits by Strobe Talbott
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                                          Review Heading Home, by Paul Tsongas by Emily Yoffe, p. 56 - 1 Review
                                          1. Heading Home by Paul Tsongas
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                                          Review The Liberal Crack-Up, by R. Emmett Tyrrell, Jr. by Sam Smith, p. 57 - 1 Review
                                          1. The Liberal Crack-Up by R. Emmett Tyrrell, Jr.
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                                          Review Prophets of Regulation, by Thomas K. McCraw by Cliff Sloan, p. 57 - 1 Review
                                          1. Prophets of Regulation by Thomas K. McCraw
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                                          Review Staying On Top, by Kevin P. Phillips by James C. Rosapepe, p. 58 - 1 Review
                                          1. Staying On Top by Kevin P. Phillips
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                                          Review Style Versus Substance, by George V. Higgins by Michael Gee, p. 58 - 1 Review
                                          1. Style Versus Substance by George V. Higgins
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                                          Review The Uncertain Triumph, by Hugh Davis Graham by Phillip Keisling, p. 59 - 1 Review
                                          1. The Uncertain Triumph by Hugh Davis Graham
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                                          Review The World According to Breslin, by Jimmy Breslin by Art Levine, pp. 60-62 - 1 Review
                                          1. The World According to Breslin by Jimmy Breslin
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